OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

OSU to host open house for prospective students

10/14/1999

CORVALLIS - Oregon State University's annual Beaver Open House on Saturday, Oct. 30, will give prospective students the chance to get a first-hand look at life at the Oregon State campus.

The event is designed for high school seniors, community college transfers, and others interested in attending OSU. Pre-registration is advised and is available through Oct. 22. For information, contact the OSU Office of Admission and Orientation at 1-800-291-4192.

On-site registration is also possible on Oct. 30 at 7:30 a.m. at OSU's LaSells Stewart Center or the CH2M HILL Alumni Center. Both are located on 26th Street in Corvallis across from Reser Stadium.

Students unable to attend Beaver Open House are encouraged to schedule individual campus visits by calling the Office of Admission and Orientation.

Beaver Open House begins at 8 a.m. with registration and an academic and activities fair at LaSells Stewart Center and the adjacent alumni center.

During the day, sessions are scheduled with representatives from academic areas, as well as housing, financial aid, admission and other sectors of the university. A number of tours and open houses will be available.

Also planned is a special "mini-workshop" for transfer students to help analyze their transferable credits.